CFID works with strategic partners and supporters to hasten
the discovery of innovative solutions to better understand,
diagnose, prevent, control and treat existing and
emerging infectious diseases that threaten our good health.

Vision, Mission and Values

Vision Statement

  • Effective research outcomes
  • Strong and extensive stakeholder connections
  • Successful advocacy and a positive impact on public policy

Mission Statement

The Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases is a charitable organization committed to improving the health of Canadians and people worldwide through the support of research and dissemination of knowledge pertaining to the prevention, diagnosis, control and treatment of infectious diseases.


  • Integrity
  • Partnering and collaboration
  • Transparency and accountability